Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

 

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Galena
$450
 Madan Ore Field, Bulgaria
The Madan Ore Field in the Rhodope Mountains of Bulgaria has been worked since early Roman times and although
Cylindrite
$450
 Santa Cruz Mine, Bolivia
Cylindrite is a tin-lead-antimony-iron sulphosalt, so named for its linear, cylindrical crystals.  This
Bournonite
$1,000
 Viboras Mine, Potosí Department
A single, blocky, well formed crystal of the lead-copper antimoniate Bournonite from Viboras mine in Cornelio
Bournonite
$900
 Pribram, Czech Republic
From the classic mining district around Příbram in Bohemia, Czech Republic, a single upright standing curved
Bournonite on Quartz
$850
 Cavnic Mine, Romania
A really excellent specimen of very well crystallised Bournonite (lead-copper antimoniate) from Cavnic mine in
Galena with Fluorite and Pyrite
$500
 Millclose Mine, England
Despite Millclose mine in South Darley, Derbyshire, England, once being a prolific producer, very few good
Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions, Quartz and Tetrahedrite
$2,000
 Herja Mine, Romania
A spectacular, 9.5 x 8 cm dome of interlocked cockscomb Calcite crystals, each averaging around 1.5 cm across,
Lillianite with Cosalite and Chalcopyrite
$2,000
 Baita mining district, Bihor County
A very fine specimen containing two rare lead-bismuth sulphosalts, Lillianite and Cosalite with brassy
Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite
$750
 Carn Brea Mine, England
A terrific combination specimen of Fluorite, Chalcopyrite and Siderite on a dark green-grey chloritised matrix
Galena
$3,500
 Cornwall, England
A well crystallised Galena from the Chiverton Mines, east of Perranzabuloe near Perranporth, 
Galena
$150
 Coldstones Quarry, UK
Two large lead-grey dodecahedral Galena crystals, measuring 1.8 and 2.2 cm wide, perched on a flat plate of
Chalcocite
$600
 St Ives Consols, England
A delicate and beautiful miniature of micro-crystals of Chalcocite from St. Ives Consols mine, just west of
Galena with Quartz
$400
 Rotherhope Fell Mine, England
A specimen of solid steel-grey Galena forming tightly intergrown cubic crystals from Rotherhope Fell mine,
Calcite with Marcasite
$150
 Parc Mine, Wales
Composite scalenohedral Calcite crystals of between 5 to 10 mm tall cover a plate of Calcite matrix from Parc
Calcite with Marcasite
$300
 Parc Mine, Wales
Stacked parallel blades of translucent milky white Calcite form a petal-like array on top of a thin matrix
Sphalerite
$175
 Force Crag Mine, England
Superb jet-black, highly lustrous Sphalerite crystals cover the entire length of a dark grey matrix coated in
Baryte with Calcite on Galena
$2,500
 New Glencrieff Mine, Scotland
Two magnificent groups of bladed, opaque, snow-white Baryte forming two ball-like rosettes of approximately 8
Proustite with Native Arsenic
$2,000
 Schlema, Germany
A gorgeous small miniature of beautifully gemmy blood-red Proustite crystals as choice clusters scattered over
Proustite
$2,500
 Schlema-Hartenstein District, Germany
A superb thumbnail of crystallised Proustite from the Schlema-Hartenstein District of Erzgebirgskreis in
Argyrodite
$3,500
 Himmelsfürst Mine, Germany
Argyrodite is an uncommon silver-germanium sulphide (Ag8GeS6) and this excellent specimen is from its type
Nagyágite
$750
 Baia de Aries, Romania
Nagyágite is a rare and complex lead-antimony-gold-tellurium sulphide and forms large bright silver
Betekhtinite
$500
 Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Kazakhstan
An excellent and very representative specimen of the rare mineral Betekhtinite, a copper-iron-lead sulphide,
Pyrite with Quartz
$200
 Greystone Quarry, UK
Greystone quarry is situated a little to the south of Launceston in central north Cornwall and works an area
Tennantite
$300
 Wheal Jewel, England
An excellent miniature of greyish-black to steely-grey Tennantite, as equant crystals forming a piled-up mound
Pyrite with Quartz
$100
 Greystone Quarry, UK
A good and representative well crystallised Pyrite with Quartz from Greystone quarry at Lezant, near to
Bornite
$1,000
 Carn Brea Mine, England
Well crystallised Bornite is not common, especially from Cornwall, making this cabinet specimen a fine example
Galena
$250
 Cloud Hill Quarry, England
Cloud Hill Quarry at Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire has become a modern classic because of the
Spessartine Garnet in Galena
$7,500
 North Mine, New South Wales
Spessartine Garnet in Galena is one of the most readily recognisable specimens from the world-famous mines at
Alabandite
$2,500
 Zinc Corporation Mine, Australia
A terrific specimen of the rare manganese sulphide Alabandite from the Zinc Corporation mine at Broken Hill,
Manganoan Calcite with Pyrite
$400
 Broken Hill, Australia
A long and narrow group of sub-vertical, translucent pale pink Manganoan Calcite crystals form a jagged
Pyrite on Calcite
$1,500
 Zinc Corporation Mine, Australia
A great specimen of Calcite from the Zinc Corporation mine at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia,
Chalcocite with Calcite
$600
 Rocklands Copper Mine, Queensland
A rare and incredibly rich Chalcocite from the new Rocklands mine a few kilometres west of Cloncurry in
Chalcostibite, Sphalerite and Boulangerite
$1,500
 Herja Mine, Romania
Chalcostibite is an antimony copper sulphide and richly covers this plate of nicely crystallised Quartz. 
Chalcopyrite
$300
 Redruth Mining District, England
A solid crystallised intergrown group of Chalcopyrite crystals from the Redruth Mining District in south-west
Chalcopyrite
$350
 Siegen, North Rhine-Westphalia
Golden-brassy Chalcopyrite crystals completely cover a hidden Quartz matrix, part of which is only visible on
Chalcocite
$250
 Geevor Mine, England
An off-matrix, double terminated tabular crystal of Chalcocite, exhibiting both steely-blue and gunmetal-grey
Tennantite
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Sooty and matt, dark grey-black tetrahedral crystals of Tennantite with edges typically to 1.0 cm, but up to
Tennantite
$5,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Namibia
Tennantite was one of the main copper ores at the Tsumeb mine in Namibia.  This beautifully crystallised
Bornite
$7,500
 Kambove District, Katanga (Shaba)
A stunning and perfect euhedral Bornite crystal perched on a similar but mini-crystal from the district around
Chalcocite
$2,000
 Flambeau Mine, USA
A nodular mound of sooty-black Chalcocite with a subtle patina of  iridescent, metallic peacock blue and
Stibnite with Quartz
$350
 Příbram, Czech Republic
A rich small cabinet specimen of metallic, steely blue-black Stibnite as acicular crystals and long narrow
Cerussite with Sphalerite and Quartz on Galena
$250
 Stribro (Mies), Czech Republic
A mixed Quartz and Galena matrix is encrusted on its top surface with matt lead-grey, rather crude, Galena
Sphalerite
$450
 Madan Ore Field, Bulgaria
A really excellent specimen of very well-developed tetrahedral Sphalerite crystals, all to about 1 cm along
Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions
$350
 Herja Mine, Romania
A splendid 3.5 cm diameter, flying saucer-like flattened rhombohedral crystal of Calcite completely included
Cobaltite
$650
 Tunaberg, Sweden
A delightful, off-matrix, interpenetrant twin of Cobaltite from the Tunaberg copper-cobalt ore field, at
Galena with Calcite on Quartz
$400
 Orzeł Biały Mine, Upper Silesia
This small miniature is formed from a cluster of bright metallic, highly lustrous Galena crystals as
Galena with Marcasite and Sphalerite
$250
 Pomorzany Mine, Poland
An densely-clustered intergrown group of cubic lead-grey Galena crystals cover a small matrix of
Wurtzite
$1,000
 Gyöngyösoroszi, Heves Co.
Wurtzite, a dimorph of sphalerite, occurs in many sizes and habits at Gyöngyösoroszi in the Mátra Mountains of